First Year Sweet As a Lemon

sweet as a lemon first year chalkboard

Last month I received a message from an old client of mine that she was interested in a first year chalkboard sign. Kristen is someone who I worked with years before, and always has been such a loyal client of mine. I actually met her in a Facebook group with a bunch of mothers, and […]

Oma’s card on its way to Holland

grandma birthday card

Unfortunately each year, is another year spend without my Oma. For those of you guys don’t know, “Oma” means grandma in dutch. On June 8th I have the privileged of celebrating my birthday the same day as her, but since I couldn’t because she lives in Europe. I sent her a lovely reminder how much […]

Spring Break with a 6 year old

cacti in mexico

Did I ever mention how cacti are literally my favorite plants ever!! I took my daughter on her first cruise to Catalina, California and Ensenada, Mexico for a total of 4 days. First stop was Catalina, California. It was still pretty chilling especially it being so windy. I was glad that i put a long […]

Cheap Teacher Valentine’s Day Last Minute Gifts

cheap teacher valentines gifts

Valentine’s day is two days away and this year I wanted to bring my creative side out again and make some DIY cheap teacher Valentine’s Day last minute gifts. Thank goodness it was a rainy Sunday, so what better way to entertain my little one with some messy paint. Since she has two teachers I […]

6 Year Old Art Birthday Party Theme

art party cake

Miah had her 6th birthday party on Sunday and I wanted to make it more special than ever with an art birthday party theme. Typically every year we travel back home to The Netherlands, but this year with her starting Kindergarten, that wasn’t an option. I decided that this year, I would invite her old […]

growing old with your best friend

I met Sally a couple months ago, and you can always tell a good person from a pleasant conversation over the phone. We met up with each other in a public place and she discussed, that her daughters would be in town for the holidays. She had her contract ready for her protection which is […]